Spring 2022

Latin Literature in the Augustan Age

Listed in: Classics, as LATI-316

Formerly listed as: LATI-16


Andreas T. Zanker (Section 01)


An introduction to the literature and culture of Augustan Rome through a close reading of selections from Vergil, Horace and the Roman love elegy. Three class hours per week.

Requisite: LATI 202, 215 or equivalent. Spring semester. Professor Zanker.

Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: Translation Students with documented disabilities who will require accommodations in this course should be in consultation with Accessibility Services and reach out to the faculty member as soon as possible to ensure that accommodations can be made in a timely manner.

This is preliminary information about books for this course. Please contact your instructor or the Academic Coordinator for the department, before attempting to purchase these books.

ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
The Aeneid Penguin Random House Virgil; S. Bartsch, trans. TBD
Aeneid: Book 3 Hackett Virgil; C. Perkell, ed. TBD


2024-25: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022